Duluth, Minnesota: Statue of Viking Leif Erikson

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Address:
S. 12th Ave E., Duluth, MN
Directions:
The statue stands over a subterranean freeway, so don't navigate by map point. It stands in Duluth's lakefront park, on the south side of London Rd, at its intersection with N. 12th Ave. E.
Admission:
Free
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Statue of Viking Leif Erikson

Did Viking Leif Erikson discover Duluth, Minnesota? That's the impression you get from looking at this heroic-size bronze statue.

Roadsideamerica.com Report... [05/25/2016]

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Statue of Viking Leif Erikson

The Leif Erikson atatue is next to a beautiful rose garden. A replica of his ship, said to have retraced his voyage, is no longer there because of vandalism. The city is working on a way to protect the ship from vandalism before making it public.

[Debbie Williams, 08/22/2017]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Bob Dylan's Boyhood HomeBob Dylan's Boyhood Home, Duluth, MN - < 1 mi.
Famous Aerial Lift BridgeFamous Aerial Lift Bridge, Duluth, MN - 1 mi.
Lake Superior Railroad MuseumLake Superior Railroad Museum, Duluth, MN - 2 mi.
In the region:
World's Largest Former White Stag, Wrenshall, MN - 19 mi.

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